Southwestern Christian College

200 Bowser Circle, Terrell, TX

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Southwestern Christian College is a nonprofit private historically black institution located in Terrell, TX. Many historically black colleges and universities (also known as HBCUs) were established after the civil war to provide newly freed African Americans with educational opportunities. The school maintains a Churches of Christ affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. The school enrolls 200 students per year, allowing for a more personalized education.

The school offers two programs of study in the areas of Liberal Arts and Biblical Studies. The school maintains an open enrollment policy, accepting any applicants that meet the basic requirements for admission. Submission of transcripts, test scores, and admissions essays may be needed for certain programs.

The cost of undergraduate tuition is close to $7,600 annually. Tuition prices may change for a variety of reasons, and as such students should visit the school's tuition calculator to get a better idea of their personalized cost estimate of attendance. Housing may be available for those who wish to live on-campus for a cost of $2,100 per year. Some students at Southwestern Christian College may qualify for financial aid, which is generally offered in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.

Students can take a look at the school's to see additional information.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give you an idea of the candidates Southwestern Christian College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

Southwestern Christian College has a total student population of about 150, with undergraduate students making up about 100% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition is estimated to range between $6,500-$7,800 for both in-state and out-of-state students
  • The estimated tuition for part time students is around $300 to $350 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid98%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships97%$4,999
Receiving Student Loans33%$2,310
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and alumni, Southwestern Christian College may provide student services like those listed below:

  • Distance learning
  • Remedial courses
  • Counseling assistance

Intercollegiate Athletics

Southwestern Christian College is a Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NJCAA Division I classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Basketball
  • Track and Field, Outdoor
  • Volleyball
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Southwestern Christian College by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Theology and Religious Vocations

Data Disclaimer

Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Southwestern Christian College for official up-to-date information.

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

School Map